Catching a football under pressure is not as easy as the professionals make it look on TV. Sure, everybody who watches football regularly (which, based on this year’s ratings, is apparently everyone in America) thinks they have what it takes to make the big grab when it matters most – but that’s just not the way it really is.
Case in point: some poor, unfortunate ball boy from Sunday’s Buffalo Bills-New England Patriots showdown.
When his big moment came, he ultimately responded like this:
Brutal. Absolutely brutal.